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Department of Philosophy

2023 Undergraduate philosophy Awards


The Josiah Morse Award is given every year to a senior who has demonstrated superb academic achievement in the study of philosophy. This year’s winners are Kate Kuisel and Sean Wieszczek.

The James W. Oliver Award in Logic is awarded each year to a graduate student in philosophy or to an undergraduate student majoring, minoring or doing cognate work in philosophy who best exemplifies excellence in symbolic logic and the application of symbolic logic to other areas of philosophy. This year’s winner is Sydney Sommers.

The Tait Scholarship is awarded annually to a student majoring in philosophy in his or her last semesters of study who shows excellence in achievement in philosophy. This year’s winners are Grace English and Kyle Barnes.

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